Maureen burford

Vice President

See bio under "Creative Lives Staff."


deborah maini

President

With extensive experience in the financial sector, Deborah is now engaged as Director of Development for The Second Step in Newtonville, MA, an organization devoted to the safety, stability and well-being of those who have experienced domestic violence. 


kerry gendron

Chief Financial Officer

Kerry Gendron is an Executive Director with Morgan Stanley, New York, NY. She has spent her career working within the Financial Services industry and has held various full time and consulting roles spanning the functions of regulatory compliance, technology, strategy and risk management.

She began studying meditation and philosophy with Ellen Tadd over 15 years ago and Kerry actively uses a variety of the tools Ellen has taught her, including the Tadd Technique for wise decision making, in her career and in all areas of her life.

She holds an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and a BS in Applied Mathematics from the University of Rhode Island.


Tracy greenfield

Tracy Greenfield is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the Counseling Center at Lesley University in Cambridge, MA.  Throughout her career in the field of mental health, she has worked in a number of settings including a large urban community college, universities, a hospital, a group psychotherapy practice, and private practice.

She began studying meditation and philosophy with Ellen Tadd 14 years ago and as she applied the principles and learning from these classes, her personal life went through a process of transformation.  She has been applying Ellen's teachings to her work as well, and has found the tools and philosophies she has learned to be invaluable in the healing process.

Tracy holds Master's degrees in Psychological Services and in Teaching English as a Second Language from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelor's degree in Music Education from Bucknell University.